Panel Discussion

The Indo-German Partnership in a Changing World

As part of India Week Hamburg 2021




04:00 p.m. (UTC)


05:30 p.m. (UTC)

Puzzle with the national flag of germany and india. concept.
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  • Amidst the concerning challenges to the international system and a growing geo-political competition, partnerships among the like-minded are on the one hand more important than ever, and on the other have to adapt to remain fit for purpose. Our expert panel will discuss the long-standing partnership that India and Germany share in a historical perspective, and identify common interests, the potential for joint future action, and the role their interaction could play on the global stage.

    The event is part of the activities of this year's India Week Hamburg. The full programme of the theme week can be found here.

    Speakers: Ambassador Walter J. Lindner is the German Ambassador to India.

    Prof. Dr. Amrita Narlikar is the President of the GIGA, non-resident Senior Fellow at Observer Research Foundation (ORF), and Honorary Fellow of Darwin College, University of Cambridge.

    Dr. Samir Saran is the President of Observer Research Foundation (ORF).

    Moderation: Almut Möller is State Secretary and Representative of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg to the Federal Government, the European Union and for Foreign Affairs.

    Admission only for vaccinated or recovered (2G).

    In case the event is fully booked, please join the discussion live on YouTube.


    Rathaus Hamburg, Hamburg




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